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    [QUOTE=JStokes;4379910]He had a better voice than Paul Rodgers.

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    [QUOTE=crossfire;4379813].




    Edit: Mokees?[/QUOTE]

    fixed
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    [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEYNuU6Xtms[/url]

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    [QUOTE=jetswin;4379930]fixed
    [IMG]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_LI3cRV_RSig/TKX-iaU13jI/AAAAAAAACQk/QX7FXbJ5xxk/s1600/peter_sellers_inspector_clouseau_pi3.jpg[/IMG][/QUOTE]

    Thanks :D

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    Yeah, the remaining Monkees and Beatles should get together. Hell, Ringo was always more suited to be in the Monkees than the Beatles anyway.

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    He was no Bobby Sherman.

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    [QUOTE=FF2;4380059]He was no Bobby Sherman.[/QUOTE]

    NOBODY was Bobby Sherman. Not just any hack can get his 45 released on the back of an Alpha-Bits box.

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    [QUOTE=2milehighJet;4379826]Loved the Monkees TV show!!

    A million Marsha Bradys are on suicide watch!

    RIP[/QUOTE]

    I'll never wash this cheek again.

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    Raise your hand if you knew that in 1967, The Monkees sold more records than The Beatles and The Rolling Stones... COMBINED

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    [QUOTE=JetPotato;4380412]Raise your hand if you knew that in 1967, The Monkees sold more records than The Beatles and The Rolling Stones... COMBINED[/QUOTE]

    Lmao...I heard that repeated on several News outlets today and I have to say I was truly flabbergasted to hear that. I'm curious as to the source and how accurate that is....

    Def. a "wtf" moment.

    :D

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    I just heard that for the Monkees first concert the opening act was...

    a) Grand Funk
    b) The Partridge Family
    c) Jimi Hendrix Experience


    answer in hidden ink below

    [COLOR=white]Jimi Hendrix Experience[/COLOR]

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    [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnyOw1GUjiQ[/url]

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    [QUOTE=jetswin;4380528]I just heard that for the Monkees first concert the opening act was...

    a) Grand Funk
    b) The Partridge Family
    c) Jimi Hendrix Experience


    answer in hidden ink below

    [COLOR=white]Jimi Hendrix Experience[/COLOR][/QUOTE]

    Peebag posted the concert poster on the previous page.

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    [QUOTE=crossfire;4380555]Peebag posted the concert poster on the previous page.[/QUOTE]

    oops

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    [QUOTE=Peebag;4379908]sorry young'en but they did play instruments -
    [IMG]http://uploads.fender.com/news/fender/498/Hendrix-Monkees1.jpg[/IMG]


    ...and Michael Nesmith actually put out some pretty good tunes....
    [URL]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSgB338VfIs&feature=related[/URL][/QUOTE]

    I think that at the beginning of the group they weren't all musicians but Peter Tork supposedly was classically trained and could play pretty much anything.

    I loved the Monkees as a kid and I introduced my girls to them a few years ago. We DVR the reruns and I still laugh at the stupid jokes and enjoy the songs. My 12 year old loves to do the Davy Jones dance from Sleepy Jean.

    [URL]http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Tork[/URL]


    [QUOTE]
    began studying [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piano"]piano[/URL] at the age of nine, showing an aptitude for music by learning to play several different instruments, including the [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banjo"]banjo[/URL] and acoustic and bass [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guitar"]guitars[/URL].

    ...

    Tork was a proficient musician, and though the group generally did not play their own instruments on their first two albums, he was an exception, playing what he described as "third chair guitar" on [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Nesmith"]Mike Nesmith[/URL]'s song "Papa Gene's Blues" from their first album. He subsequently played keyboards, bass guitar, banjo, [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harpsichord"]harpsichord[/URL], and other instruments on their recordings. He also co-wrote, along with Joey Richards, the closing theme song of the second season of The Monkees, "For Pete's Sake". On the television show, he was relegated to playing the "lovable [URL="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dummy"]dummy[/URL]", even though he is actually a highly intelligent, literate person, as the other Monkees have always been keen to point out in subsequent interviews.[/QUOTE]

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    Poor little fella. I think we'll hold a moment of silence at the Meatles concert when they pass through Arkansas.:)
    Rip dude

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    In the CNN story, Jones is described as the quintissential 1960s heartthrob and then goes on to describe how he died of a heart attack. Am I the only one who got a chuckle out of that? I guess it make me a bad person then.

    Heart.

    Throb.

    Get it?

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    [QUOTE=EM31;4380898]In the CNN story, Jones is described as the quintissential 1960s heartthrob and then goes on to describe how he died of a heart attack. Am I the only one who got a chuckle out of that? I guess it make me a bad person then.

    Heart.

    Throb.

    Get it?[/QUOTE]

    I don't get it. What do you mean?

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    [QUOTE=shakin318;4380931]I don't get it. What do you mean?[/QUOTE]
    It means that you are not a bad person like myself who is going to hell.

    Or is there a chink in your armor?

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    [QUOTE=EM31;4380946]It means that you are not a bad person like myself who is going to hell.

    Or is there a [B]chink[/B] in your armor?[/QUOTE]

    Again with the racism?

    You ARE a bad person.

    :D

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